Latest Plant anatomy Stories
UCLA life scientists have discovered new laws that determine the construction of leaf vein systems as leaves grow and evolve.
Although scientists have made significant advances in understanding how plants elongate at high temperature, little is known of the physiological consequences of this response.
Geometric patterns link structure to function in leaves
In order to survive, plants should take up neither too many nor too few minerals from the soil.
New research by UCLA life scientists could lead to predictions of which plant species will escape extinction from climate change.
New research from the University of Adelaide could help protect one of the world's most globally threatened tree species - the big leaf mahogany - from extinction.
Plant leaves are protected from drying out by an airtight wax layer.
Plants leaves are sealed with a gas-tight wax layer to prevent water loss.
Plant roots are fascinating plant organs – they not only anchor the plant, but are also the world's most efficient mining companies.